Student Organizations

There are many student organizations and clubs functioning at Khazar and representing various interests.

In order to start their functioning and ask for support, student organizations submit their regulations to the review of the University Council and the Council registers them. 

The Graduate Students Council (GSC) is the main student body of the Master, Ph.D. and Professional degree students of Khazar University. In addition to various duties, this body is responsible for the selection of graduate students as representatives in the University Council, School Council and The Committee of Graduate Studies. 

Moreover, there are student associations of various countries and clubs of various interests. There are a number of interest clubs and groups, such as: CLIO for students interested in different aspects of history, Humor Club, Dancing Club, Foreign Languages Studies Club as well as others. 

Some of the student organizations are volunteer organizations that provide assistance to various groups of people, such as elderly or disabled people. 

Khazar University is eager to promote special professional interests of the students through activities of the clubs and profession-oriented student organizations. For example, Student Chapter of the Society of Petroleum Engineers and other profession-oriented student organizations are successfully operating at the University

The Student Union

The Student Union (SU) is the main student organization of Khazar University; it is an elected body governed by the Student Senate, which is composed of the SU President, Vice-President and Committee leaders. The SU has the following Committees:

Education Committee:
  • Assists students to overcome academic problems
  • Organizes meetings between the students, faculty and staff members
  • Organizes interest clubs
  • Assists faculty evaluation procedures (Student Poll) conducted jointly with the Academic Quality Assurance Center
Culture Committee:
  • Promotes Azeri culture among local and international students
  • Provides information about the other national cultures
  • Supports concerts and performances of the University dance and choir ensembles
Sports Committee:
  • Organizes local championships and tournaments 
  • Encourages University students to participate in sports
Law Committee:
  • Prepares and oversees official SU documents
  • Protects the rights of University studens
Audio-Video-Photo Committee:
  • Supplies the University dance and choir ensembles with audio recordings
  • Records the University’s important events
  • Maintains photo and video archives
  • Provides photography for the University newspaper, students, and faculty
Student Editorial Committee:
  • Prepares articles for the University magazine “Khazar View” and other chronicles
  • Advertising interesting events and lectures at the University
Radio Committee:
  • Broadcasts radio programs on the University campuses
  • Provides the Khazar community with the University news
Public Relations Committee:
  • Disseminates information about Khazar University and the Student Union
  • Establishes relations with secondary schools and partner Universities
  • Collaborates with international companies and organizations
Grant Research Committee:
  • Oversees grants for new research projects
  • Establishes relations with ministries, NGOs, student organizations, and international foundations
Debate club:
  • Organizes practices and debate tournaments

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